John's Anglican Church
of Horton, Wolfville, Nova
17th, 2019 - 6th after Epiphany
Communion, The Book of Common Prayer, P.
whose blessed Son was manifested that he might destroy the
works of the devil, and make us the sons of God, and heirs of
eternal life: Grant us, we beseech thee, that, having this
hope, we may purify ourselves, even as he is pure; that, when
he shall appear again with power and great glory, we may be
made like unto him in his eternal and glorious kingdom; where
with thee, O Father, and thee, O Holy Ghost, he liveth and
reigneth, ever one God, world without end. Amen.
The Book of Alternate Services
will take place after the service
Gathering of the Community
Down, O Love Divine #645
Penitential Rite, p. 45
The Confession, p. 46
The Invitatory #4, p. 47
the children depart for Sunday School we will
songs of expectation, onward goes the pilgrim
the night of doubt and sorrow, marching to the promised
before us through the darkness gleams and burns the guiding
God, we march together stepping fearless through the
Proclamation of the Word,
17:5-10, Jim Fyfe
Prayer of St. Richard of Chichester
(L. J. White) -
Margaret Finlay with Abigail Sandiford, Markeeta Thompson, and
Corinthians 15:12-20, Ron
Where Charity and Love Prevail #467
Holy Gospel: Luke 6:17-26
Like Trees Planted by Streams of Water, Bearing
O Israel, p. 53
Ye First #458
Prayer over the Gifts, p. 355
Prayers of the People: The Rev'd Ann
Collect of the Day: God,
you root those who trust in you by streams
of healing water. Release us from the bonds of disease,
free us from the power
of evil, and turn us from falsehood and illusion, so that
we may find the blessing of new life in you through the
Lord’s Prayer, p. 54
My Soul, The King of Heaven #381
& Jim Nelson
Patterson & Elaine Slauenwhite
is invited to enjoy a brief time of fellowship and
refreshments following the 10am service this week provided by
Karen & Dale Hennigar.
FOR February 24th
am Holy Communion (BCP) 10:00 am
Holy Eucharist (BAS)
remember in your prayers…
Church of the Province of Central Africa, the Ecclesiastical
Province of Ontario, and the Parish
of the Resurrection, Sydney
who are in need of
God’s healing grace: Albert
Marlene & John Reid, Tom Shaw, Jane, Doreen McKee,
& Gloria, Connie,
Harry, Cecil, Ann Watson, Richard Fry, Eric Alcorn, Patricia,
Kathleen, Rob Phillips, Steve Kamburis, Don
& Betty Little, Sylvia, Faye Sponagle,
Frances & Peter Jucker, Mary-Laura, Pauline Wright, Derek
& LaVerne MacDonald
these dates on your
Parish AGM: Sun., Feb. 17th following the 10am
service (approximately 11:15am) Storm date: Feb.
Feb. 18th, noon: ACW meeting in the sunroom. Bring
your lunch; tea and coffee is
Tuesdays, 10am-noon until March 12th.
Feb. 19th, 10:30am, Blomidon Court: Holy
Feb. 20th, 2:30pm, Blomidon Court: Hymn
Feb. 20th, The Loyal Workers of Port Williams United Baptist
“Post Valentine” Hamburger Soup/Corn Chowder luncheon,
11:30am-1pm. Cost is $8./person. We will be offering a great
array of delicious desserts, fresh breads, tea and coffee.
(PLEASE NOTE: snow date of Thurs., Feb.
at the back of the church: Christian
Feb. 23rd: Welcome Tea for
Time is 2pm in the meeting room. Gifts
are not expected, but we will have a 'money tree' for those
who wish to contribute (or you may make a donation to the
Refugee Support Fund at Wolfville Baptist Church if you’d like
an income-tax receipt). ACW is looking for donations of
sandwiches. We are supplying the tea and coffee.
S-Word" Documentary Screening, Al
February 28th, 2019 6:30-9pm (doors open
at 6 pm). Join
the Acadia Mental Health Initiative (AMHI) and the Eastern
Kings Community Health Board (EKCHB) for a screening of the
"S-Word" documentary on February 28th in the Al Whittle
Theatre, followed by a community discussion on addressing
suicidality and promoting resilience in our community.
Admission FREE. Open to all. For more information
contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 542-1244
DAY OF PRAYER SERVICE FOR 2019.
Fri., Mar. 1st. 2pm,
St. Francis of Assisi Roman Catholic Church. The service was
written by the women of Slovenia. All are welcome. Reception
Mar. 5th, 11:45am-1pm,
Orchard Valley United Church:
Monthly Soup &
Dessert Luncheon. Choice of Italian Wedding Soup or Creamy
Cabbage Soup, homemade biscuits & rolls, tea/coffee, and
Apple Crisp with Ice Cream for dessert, for $8./person.
Take-out or delivery is available - please order by noon,
Mon., Mar. 4th by calling 902-681-0366, ext 1, or emailing
AdminOVU@bellaliant.com. Orchard Valley UC is located at the
foot of Cornwallis Avenue (across from the entrance to County
Fair Mall) in New Minas.
Mar. 5th is Shrove Tuesday.
Nelson is looking for more pancake chefs so that we will be
able to hold our Annual Pancake Supper on that day. Please
contact Jim ASAP at 902-542-9295 or email@example.com if
you can help.
Mar. 30th, 9:30am to
#3, Seek More
- third module of the MORE Mission Schools being offered by
our Diocese. This
designed for parishioners and clergy with plenty of discussion
and opportunity to ask questions.
MORE is based on God’s desire to give the world MORE of what
it really needs: hope, love, and freedom. MORE is not a
program, but a way of seeing ourselves and our church
transformed so we can grow! Lunch Provided; Open to
Sandra will be in the church office Mon., 9:30-11:30am. She
will be off Thursday.
A Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) sheet about the Rector’s
sabbatical is available at the back of the church.